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Anderson Cooper Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 1, 2020

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Short Biography

Anderson Cooper was born on 03-06-1967 in New York City in the state of New York, United States. He is an American Journalist, Television Personality, Author, Television Presenter & Blogger.

Anderson Cooper Complete Bio & Career

Anderson Cooper is a name in the journalism industry that gives serious career goal to budding journalists. He was not new to the camera and the way he should work, thanks to his influential and famous primary and extended family. As a toddler and a kid, he was a part of shows like The Tonight Show.
His brother's suicide showed an impact on Anderson Cooper where he questioned everything and that peaked his interest in journalism.
The very first story he covered was of students revolting against the Burmese government. He did it without any permission or proper identity proofs. His coverage sold out to Channel One. He since then covered and reported news related to war, loss, and pain.
After Channel one he worked for ABC as host, co-host, and co-anchor. 9/11 incident triggered his comeback to the news and this time it was on CNN. Anderson Cooper 360°, CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute, Planet in Peril documentary, Syndicated talk show, Anderson Live, and United States Presidential debates - 2016 were the names of the programs he worked in. His articles on various topics were published by various print media.
He appeared as himself in the films Chappie and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. He is also a freelanced writer and has authored various articles and books. His memoir for HarperCollins, Dispatches from the Edge was New York Times Best Seller in the year 2006.He is also an advocate of LGBT rights as well.

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Anderson Cooper Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Wyatt Emory Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt. He was in a life- in a relationship with Benjamin Maisani who is a gay bar owner. He has a son named Wyatt Morgan who was born via surrogacy on 30-04-2020.

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Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town New York
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address New York City, New York, United States
School The Dalton School, New York
College Trumbull College, New Haven, Connecticut
Qualification Graduate
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut TV - ABC News (1993)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Baseball
Favorite Politician Barack Obama
Favorite Actor Charlie Chaplin
Favorite Place Miami

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Anderson Cooper

  • He actually thought that people could turn to stone during his childhood.
  • He started modeling from the age of 10.
  • He lost his father at a very early age.
  • He has once interned at the CIA.

Anderson Cooper Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

56 years, 8months, 19 days old age Anderson Cooper will turn 57 on 03 June, 2024. Only 3 months, 11 days, 20 hours,58 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Anderson Cooper has celebrated the total number of 57 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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